Official 2024 Training Program

El Paso Food Handlers Card

Approved by the Texas Department of State Health Services TXDSHS #220

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Providing compliance training to actively promote a safer and more educated workplace.

The National Food Handlers Foundation offers the certification & training required for organizations and individuals in El Paso, who are entering the workforce. We provide the required food safety information as specified by regulations of the workers’ state or local government. The interactive video training course was developed to encourage an engaging & effective learning experience for all participants.

Receive Food Handlers Card

After successfully completing the course, you will receive a food handler’s certification card. Once you complete your course and exam you will receive the official wallet card with a searchable QR code linking your unique operator ID to  our internal database. You or your El Paso employer will be able to validate your certification from anywhere simply by scanning the QR code. This certification is valid in all Texas cities and counties and must be accepted under state law.

Mobile Accessibility.

After you register, login at your convenience to study the material on any device. When you feel comfortable with the material, you can then take the certification exam. Take it as many times as you’d like until achieving a passing score.

El Paso, TX DSHS Approved

The Texas Food Handlers training program has been approved by the Texas Department of State Health Services (TXDSHS). The training is developed to meet the highest standards possible for employees. To verify an operator’s certificate authenticity, click the link below:

Supporting U.S. Restaurants

Just a few of the restaurants that have employees who have gotten their food handlers card. 


The interactive training videos made the training fun and engaging! This format made it way easier to learn compared to the long book type certs I’ve gotten in the past. Passed the exam on my first try!

Jess E.

Waitress - Ripe Eatery


Rib Hut takes food safety extremely seriously. It is paramount that all of our employees continue to receive high quality training that will enable them to perform their jobs at the standard our customers expect.

William H.


Valid Throughout Texas

Below are the areas in which this certification is valid & accepted outside of El Paso.


Enroll your employees or yourself in the training by clicking here


Complete the 1-hour online curriculum and test.


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The Food Handler Certificate is required for all employees who are involved in the preparation, storage, or service of food in a food facility.

In order to get your Food Handlers, participants must take a recognized food safety training course and pass the online examination with a score of 70% or better.


Within 60 days of starting work.

After successful completion of the training, you will promptly receive a valid Texas Food Handlers Card as well as a food handler certificate of completion.

Yes, you take take the training at your own pace. You can also take as long as you need to pass the forklift certification final exam, and once you register can take it on whichever day is most convenient. Furthermore, you can also take as many tries as necessary for you to pass the final exam.


You automatically get one year of unlimited access to the training videos. Take your time through the course or come back after completion to brush up on your food safety knowledge.